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​Fire & Life Safety Inspections

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Fire & Life Safety Inspections  

Inspections are aimed at eliminating or reducing fire hazards and risks by changing the environment through removing or reducing the heat source, modifying or reducing the fuels and modifying the act or omission that allows the heat source to contact the ignitable fuels. 

Severn Fire provides inspections for old and new buildings to ensure compliance with the applicable codes and standards.

Inspections are completed when:

  • A complaint has been received regarding fire safety
  • A request is made in regards to compliance for sale of property, mortgage renewal or for licensing
  • Annual schedules developed by the Prevention Division based on occupancy

Occupancy inspections include the following:

  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Assembly
  • Special occasion permits
  • Liquor license applications
  • Care facilities 

Some inspections are subject to a fee as per the "Fees & Services By-law" 

To book an inspection, please contact:

Fire Administration at 705-325-9131.